Once I saw the first scene of Haile Gerima’s amazing movie “Teza”, I knew that Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) cannot take place without this great Ethiopian filmmaker
Moustapha Alassane Tribute in LAFF 2013
He is the first pioneer of animation cinema in the Sub-Saharan Africa.
Born in 1942, Alassan’s inception in Niger ... read more
Hidden beauties : Best long film in Luxor 2013
the Tunisian film Hidden Beauties (Manmoutch) has been selected to win the Best film in LAFF 2013 ... see more
LAFF concludes its second edition with a big ceremony
In a grand ceremony held at the Luxor’s conference hall in Luxor city , LAFF’s second edition has been concluded ... see more
Luxor Africa Film Festival – ITISAL
What could Luxor Africa Film Festival – ITISAL co-production programme offer the continent and the world to help make the African film industry blossom?
Who are we?
Independent Shabab Foundation
Independent Shabab Foundation (ISF) is a non-profit organization registered at the Ministry of Social Solidarity and active since 2006 Interested in different kinds of Arts & cultural activities , aim to help young workers in these fields in their first steps.
Because the lack of cinematic cultural events that gather African countries with Egypt and to overcome the centralization of Cairo which is piling by cultural events and festivals,although there are 28 Egyptian governorates
The President of the Festival for African cinema Luxor Graduated from the Department of scenario at the Higher Institute of Cinema in 1993 and holds a law degree from Cairo University in 1989. Writer and director